Hackers compromised Asus’s Live Update tool to distribute malware to almost a million people. Here’s how to find out if your computer has it.
The streaming service has big names, and deep pockets, but must-watch programming? Dunno.
The new strain of malware represents a dangerous combination of aggressive disruption and high-stakes targets.
Apple News Plus will cost $10 a month and provide subscribers with feature stories from hundreds of magazines and newspapers.
Few, if any, actors have been able to accurately mimic the president’s style.
Jordan Peele’s horror flick made a lot of cash this weekend. Also, one of the Jonas Brothers knows how ‘Game of Thrones’ ends.
A big idea in thermodynamics is the mechanical equivalent of heat, a concept that spells out how moving objects and changing temperatures relate.
The country is getting closer to the solar home revolution: a panel on every roof, an EV in every garage, and a battery in every basement.
In a convoluted letter to Congress, Attorney General William Barr summarized Robert Mueller’s report on the Russia investigation and said he won’t charge President Trump with obstruction.
Several celebrities made their voices heard on Sunday about the results of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia to rig the 2016 election. “Did not imagine a world where they were able to indict Aunt Becky before Donald Trump,” actor and comedian Billy Eichner tweeted after Attorney General William…
Things kick off at 10 AM on Monday, March 25, at the Steve Jobs Theater.
Last week the California congressman sued Twitter and some of its users—and that’s barely the craziest thing that happened.
Plus: Tesla sues Zoox over trade secrets, riding with Peloton’s truck train, and more.
During development, cells seem to use statistics to figure out what identities they should take on.
Scientist Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte wants to use gene editing to create human-animal hybrids that we can harvest for parts. What could go wrong?
When you need a moment of zen, reach for these items to turn the break room, or anywhere you can find some free space, into an escape pod.
From nebulae to Andromeda to candy-colored Titan, space is full of spring hues.
Jared and Ivanka used WhatsApp against the rules, and more security news this week.
To go with smarter safety tech, Volvo is upping its driver-monitoring efforts and putting speed limits on all its cars.
We tried more than two dozen mattress-in-a-box beds. Only one put us to sleep.
As the Internet falls for presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg’s millennial POV, first it has to learn how to say his name.
We found a handful of great tech and outdoor discounts to peruse if you didn’t already order the new iPad or Kindle.
As Crispr wends its way out of the petri dish and into our genes, scientists are searching for even sharper tools.
More than a century later, the quaint term is back as a basis for long-u00adoverdue safety standards in autonomous vehicles.
Richard Cohen, head of the Southern Poverty Law Center, announces his resignation, March 22, 2019. (Associated Press) Southern Poverty Law Center President Richard Cohen is stepping down from the civil rights organization amid a series of high-profile departures and questions over its treatment of employees. In a statement, Cohen said the organization will “emerge stronger” after…
Special counsel Robert Mueller finished his investigation into the 2016 presidential election Friday.
Google’s just-announced cloud gaming service, Stadia, holds the promise of seamless, multi-device gaming. Is it too good to be true?
Gravity is a real pain for aspiring space travelers. These equations explain how to defy it.
The title won big at this week’s Independent Gaming Festival.
The wonder of Jordan Peele’s latest movie lives in its layers.
Opinion: Utah legislators recently voted to pass landmark legislation in support of a new privacy law. Statehouses across the country should take notes.
It’s all about the services.
President Carlos Alvarado Quesada explains Costa Rica’s plan to ditch fossil fuels and how it could inspire others to do the same.
Solarized creator Ethan Schoonover sought colors that would look good together, have the same apparent brightness, and work on light and dark backgrounds.
Spending by Fair Fight Action, a nonprofit that former Georgia House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams founded to advance voting rights, and which is staffed by former Abrams campaign aides, is prompting questions about whether it’s inappropriately supporting her political ambitions. In a matter of months, Abrams has gone from losing the Georgia governor’s race to…
DNA computers have to date only been able to run one algorithm, but a new design shows how these machines can be made more flexible—and useful.
Facebook has disclosed that it stored hundreds of millions of user passwords in plaintext, where employees could search them.
Gamer, vlogger, and sketch comic Mark Edward Fischbach—alias Markiplier, one of YouTube’s most successful stars—reflects on his seven years on the platform.